Prince George's County News

Metro Transit Police seek help identifying person of interest in robbery, kidnapping

Metro Transit Police are looking for help identifying a person linked to a kidnapping and armed robbery.

Sunday - 12/22/2013, 09:14pm EST

Arrest made in 2nd Upper Marlboro shooting

A second man was fatally shot in Upper Marlboro on Saturday.

Sunday - 12/22/2013, 11:22am EST

Owners hand in guns, get gift cards

Gun owners who wanted to get rid of their pistols, rifles, and semi-automatic weapons handed them over to Prince George's County Police Saturday, and in return were given gift cards.

Saturday - 12/21/2013, 07:58pm EST

Shoppers conflicted on Super Saturday

Super Saturday is the last Saturday before Christmas. Local shoppers had mixed feelings about whether the deals were really super.

Saturday - 12/21/2013, 05:17pm EST

Police investigate Upper Marlboro shooting

Pr. George's police investigate fatal Upper Marlboro shooting; man found after house party

Saturday - 12/21/2013, 12:50pm EST

DC police officer charged with attacking wife

Authorities say Samson Lawrence struck his wife in the head with a metal lamp post during an argument last month and threatened to cut her with knives.

Friday - 12/20/2013, 05:23pm EST

Md. picks MGM for new casino near nation's capital

Maryland commission picks MGM Resorts International bid for new Prince George's Co. casino

Friday - 12/20/2013, 01:30pm EST

Testudo the terrapin catches fire (Photos)

Police say a fire Tuesday night at the University of Maryland College Park campus was probably accidental.

Wednesday - 12/18/2013, 10:37am EST

Gone in 60 seconds: The frightening reality of Christmas tree fires (Video)

Finding the perfect fir to serve as a living room centerpiece is a Christmas tradition for many families. But that fir holds a frightening truth -- the risk of fire.

Wednesday - 12/18/2013, 04:59am EST

Ex-officer admits to alerting 2 to wiretaps

A former Prince George's County police officer has admitted to telling two people about wiretaps being used during an investigation into drug-dealing in Washington.

Tuesday - 12/17/2013, 08:12pm EST

Police: DNA helps link Md. man to sex assaults

Prince George's County police say DNA evidence helped link a Silver Spring man arrested after an attempted robbery to two sexual assaults earlier that day.

Tuesday - 12/17/2013, 12:20pm EST

Prince George's authorities arrest arson suspect

Fire investigators in Prince George's County have arrested a suspect charged with three felony counts of arson and malicious burning for a fire set in an Oxon Hill apartment building.

Monday - 12/16/2013, 08:26pm EST

NRG Energy may deactivate coal units

NRG Energy is seeking federal permission to deactivate the coal units at facilities in Dickerson in Montgomery County and at Chalk Point in Prince George's County in 2017

Monday - 12/16/2013, 08:00pm EST

DNA match links Md. man to dozens of crimes, assaults

A Silver Spring man faces 38 charges and life in prison after Prince George's County police say he sexually assaulted two women in October.

Monday - 12/16/2013, 06:47pm EST

Turn in your gun and get a gift card this Saturday

Prince George's County police will be accepting unwanted guns in exchange for gift cards this holiday season.

Monday - 12/16/2013, 01:10pm EST

Police: Off-duty officer shoots would-be robber

Prince George's Co. Police: Off-duty officer shoots would-be armed robber

Monday - 12/16/2013, 07:40am EST

Layman key as Maryland nips Florida Atlantic 66-62

Layman hits key 3, scores 22 points to lift Maryland to 66-62 win over Florida Atlantic

Saturday - 12/14/2013, 08:55pm EST

Police say officer shot by fellow officer in PG

Prince George's police say officer shot another officer in crossfire situation

Saturday - 12/14/2013, 12:51pm EST

Suspected drunk driver hits police cruiser; officer hurt

A suspected drunk driver is in custody and a police officer hospitalized after a crash in Laurel, Md., early Friday morning.

Friday - 12/13/2013, 08:16am EST

Police: Officer injured in crash in Laurel

Prince George's Co. Police: Officer injured when wrong-way car hits cruiser in Laurel

Friday - 12/13/2013, 07:39am EST
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